This prison was created for the illegal detention of prisoners of war and civilians, their torture and mutilation in order to obtain testimony about their alleged crimes.
An indictment against the so-called head of the Izolyatsia prison in the temporarily occupied territory of the Donetsk region has been sent to the court.
This is stated in a message on the website of the Office of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine.
“The prosecutors of the Office of the Prosecutor General sent an indictment to the court against the so-called head of the Izolyatsia prison in the temporarily occupied territory of Donetsk region,” the report says.
He was charged with human trafficking, participation in a terrorist organization and paramilitary armed formations not provided for by law, as well as violation of the laws and customs of war (part 2 of article 149; part 1 of article 258-3; part 1 of article 260 and part 1 article 28, part 1 article 438 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine).
It is noted that this prison was created for the illegal detention of prisoners of war and civilians, their torture, mutilation in order to obtain testimony about their alleged crimes, as well as intimidation and psychological pressure on them.
The investigation established that from October 2014 to February 2018, the defendant organized the restriction of freedom of the victims. They were kept in the dungeons of “Isolation”.
“The accused, as well as, on his orders, the rest of the members of the paramilitary formation “MGB DPR” not provided for by law, used physical and mental violence against the victims, tortured, simulated execution. They struck them with sticks on different parts of the body, applied electric current. They kept the victims in inhuman conditions, without food and water, as well as the ability to fulfill physiological needs and necessary medical care,” the prosecutor’s office noted.